The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 25 28 23
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 2.20% 0.86% 1.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 7.69% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +30.76%
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
Firewall
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Preston region.

Communications & Networking Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 8.79% 11.21% 12.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 11
Median salary £29,500 £42,500 £37,123
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.58% +14.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £37,123 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

The demand trend of job ads across the Preston region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Firewall
Salary Trend in Preston

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Preston region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Preston

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Preston region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Preston

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Preston region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
1 4 (80.00%) Security Management
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) EqualLogic
2 3 (60.00%) Line 500
2 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (60.00%) SonicWALL
2 3 (60.00%) BT
2 3 (60.00%) Document Management
2 3 (60.00%) Supplier Management
2 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Lotus
2 3 (60.00%) Sage
2 3 (60.00%) PBX

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Broadband
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) PBX
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) IT Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) IT Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Network Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Pensions Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
1 4 (80.00%) Security Management
2 3 (60.00%) Capacity Management
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Document Management
2 3 (60.00%) ERP
2 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (60.00%) Portfolio Management
2 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (60.00%) Service Continuity Management
2 3 (60.00%) Software Licensing
2 3 (60.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISM
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) BT
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Dell
2 3 (60.00%) Lotus
2 3 (60.00%) Sage
2 3 (60.00%) SonicWALL
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Rackspace
3 1 (20.00%) Remedy